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Sophomores end school year with Capstone Project

Sophomores end school year with Capstone Project

Cece Giarman, Reporter
May 23, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, Features

Whether finalizing research papers or practicing presentations, sophomores are spending the week in preparation  for their Hislish final, the third annual Capstone Project. The Capstone Project gives students a chance to research a form of modern oppression they find most interesting and present the...

Advance planning simplifies solo flights

Claire Kosewic, Web Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Features

Participation in summer programs, exchange trips, immersion experiences or even college visits often requires domestic or international air travel, which for some students means handling all the aspects of flying — alone. “I went on an exchange trip last summer to Sydney, Australia,” junior J...

Studying abroad cultivates personal interests

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Features, Sacred Heart

While some were swimming or tanning, junior Annabelle Leung spent four weeks last summer in Beijing, visiting historical sites like the Great Wall of China and Forbidden City and taking Mandarin classes to improve her fluency. “I adapted super quickly to being in China and away from home because I w...

Haight shows love

Haight shows love

Cece Giarman, Reporter
May 21, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, Features

This summer marks the 50th anniversary of Summer of Love, where over 100,000 people to flood San Francisco streets in 1967 that started a social revolution.The event not only brought lifestyle changes 50 years ago, but lives on into this summer through a park festival and museum exhibit near the ani...

Alumnae give advice to prospective college freshmen

Alumnae give advice to prospective college freshmen

India Thieriot, News Editor
May 19, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, Features

For seniors who were experiencing difficulty deciding between colleges, reaching out for direct help was as easy as sending a text or having a phone call with an alumna who was in the same position only a few years earlier. “Grace reached out to me a couple months ago when she was deciding between a co...

Setting up for success

Setting up for success

Neely Metz, Features Editor
May 18, 2017
Filed under Features, Sacred Heart

As President Trump wrapped up his highly anticipated first 100 days last month, seniors made their final deposits at their respective colleges, and began planning their academic future. While the Senior Class won’t be dismantling America’s health care system, implementing new policies or threatening...

Harnessing the power of the ring

Harnessing the power of the ring

Neely Metz, Features Editor
May 18, 2017
Filed under Features

As seniors near the end of their high school careers and begin their trek to college, starting a network of connections within the alumnae community can prove invaluable to a student’s academic and career future. “I’ve used the alumnae network as a resource in the past when we had a panel of...

Learning around the world

Learning around the world

Olivia Mohun, Reporter
May 17, 2017
Filed under Features

While most are planning to spend their summers vacationing, volunteering, working or with friends and family, a few members of the Convent community will embark on student exchanges throughout the Schools of the Sacred Heart Network and live with host families for extended stays this summer break. ...

Just keep scrolling

Just keep scrolling

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor
May 17, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, Features

The simple past time of checking a notification on a phone may only take a few seconds, but excessive time on media can turn into an addiction. “It’s so easy to be on the phone and on social media,” Manisha Punwani, MD said. “I don’t think that’s the problem, it’s the amount. If you are doing it for a limited time and ...

Learning around the world

May 11, 2017
Filed under Features, Sacred Heart

While most are planning to spend their summers vacationing, volunteering, working or with friends and family, a few members of the Convent community will embark on student exchanges throughout the Schools of the Sacred Heart Network and live with host families for extended stays this summer break. “I’m...

Helping hands

Helping hands

India Theriot, News Editor
May 9, 2017
Filed under Features, Sacred Heart

For seniors who were experiencing difficulty deciding between colleges, reaching out for direct help was as easy as sending a text or having a phone call with an alumna who was in the same position only a few years earlier. “Grace reached out to me a couple months ago when she was deciding between a ...

Five ways to fight ‘senioritis’

Five ways to fight ‘senioritis’

Lisabelle Panossian, Editor-in-Chief
May 4, 2017
Filed under A & E, Features, Sacred Heart

The Senior Class may possess lessened motivation to complete large-scale class projects or study for final exams as many colleges released decisions and the final semester of the school year comes to a close — a time when an issue many former and current high school seniors could identify with ari...

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